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yellojkt Member on Episode 647: Look at the Board

Hikaru is now in second place at some sort of online tournament with 16 grandmasters that has $100k in total prizes.… more

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Liffer Member on Episode 647: Look at the Board

“Child rearing counts as one” … nice try, Matt.

Mine just turned three and I’m firmly with Fenzel and Mark… more

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yellojkt Member on Episode 647: Look at the Board

You sent me down a rabbit hole of watching Alexandra Botez chess videos. I haven’t played chess in literally decades… more

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John C Member on Episode 647: Look at the Board

My experience of chess was that, as a child, it was mostly media shorthand for “this person is smart.” And because… more

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John C Member on Episode 646: Grind, Temperature, and Time

About the only extent of my musical background was a few months in junior high school when the music teacher was… more

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yellojkt Member on Episode 645: Wings, Dawn, Sun, Hand

I was very active in my college Catholic Center and the perpetual use of “On Eagles Wings” as a song every week… more

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yellojkt Member on Episode 646: Grind, Temperature, and Time

Newborns are tough as their needs are few but insistent. I love tormenting new parents by casually asking them… more

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John C Member on Episode 645: Wings, Dawn, Sun, Hand

Oh, and I should have thought of this neat tidbit, especially with the mention of Vatican II and songs crammed… more

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John C Member on Episode 645: Wings, Dawn, Sun, Hand

Probably the most interesting things I’ve seen, this week, have been the various media outlet trying to figure… more

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Joseph Cimo on Episode 644: It’s About On Par with Hamlet… Bad Hamlet

Hey, but I am a nerdy guy who in real life dated a weight lifter/judo black belt, before moving to NYC to pursue… more

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Junji Ito’s Eyes

There’s something about the eyes in a Junji Ito drawing that creates a subtle atmosphere of horror even when nothing horrific is happening.